2024 Grill Lecture: Charlie Martin

2024 Grill Lecture: Charlie Martin

Achieving the Impossible When the Odds are Against You

Join us for the 2024 Grill Lecture which will be taken by racing driver and LGBTQ+ activist, Charlie Martin, who made history as the first ever transgender racing driver to compete in the legendary Nurburgring 24hr race.

Starting out with £1,500 from a summer job post university and a can-do attitude, she has overcome huge adversity to succeed as her true self.

Her story is both inspirational and aspirational, showing just how far the human spirit, and a drive to succeed, can take you.

Summary... Charlie is a racing driver and LGBTQ+ activist, making history as the first ever transgender driver to compete in the legendary Nurburgring 24hr race. Starting out with £1,500 from a summer job post university and a can-do attitude, she has overcome huge adversity to succeed as her true self. Her story is both inspirational and aspirational, showing just how far the human spirit, and a drive to succeed, can take you.

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